Master of Science in Human Resource Management
West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

WCU offers the online MS in HR Management. This degree prepares individuals to advance within the human resource profession at the highest levels. It trains students in all facets of human resource management across industries and organizational types. 

The curriculum focuses on the development of core competencies in the following areas:

  • leadership and change management
  • employee and labor relations
  • compensation and benefits
  • global human resources
  • human resource metrics
  • workforce planning
  • ethics


  • Hold a bachelor's degree or above in any major/field from an accredited institution
  • GMAT or GRE test scores (waivers are granted at the discretion of the MS Director based on prior academic performance and experience)
  • Earn an admissions score (Cumulative GPA from highest degree earned) x 200 + GMAT Score) of 1100 or above
  • At least two years of professional experience in HR desired, but not required

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education